Preserve Buildings. Promote Neighborhoods. Revitalize Kansas City. Since its founding in 1974, Historic Kansas City (HKC) has been the only greater Kansas City nonprofit organization dedicated to the preservation … read more

Heritage Hike: Columbus Park

walking tour

Each hike highlights the architecture and history of the neighborhood. Participants receive brochures with maps featuring historical and architectural information. At the conclusion of each hike, refreshments of … read more

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Historic Home Buyer Expo


The Historic Home Buyer Expo, hosted by Historic Kansas City and the Young Preservationists KC, will provide information, assistance and networking opportunities to potential home buyers and owners … read more

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Jan Bentley, Board Member


Jan founded the KC Bungalow Club in 2004 after noticing that craftsman bungalows in the urban core were underappreciated. She works to restore and celebrate older homes in the 49/63 area while fighting neighborhood crime. Jan has volunteered with HKCF since 2004. She works as a Contracts Negotiator for CB Richard Ellis/Sprint.

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